Norwegian Adjectives

Norwegian Adjectives

If you're trying to learn Norwegian Adjectives you will find some useful resources including a course about Adjectives, Colors, Shapes, Sizes... to help you with your Norwegian grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and notice the pattern that occurs each time the word changes its place. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Norwegian. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!

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Norwegian Adjectives

Learning the Norwegian Adjectives is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. The more you practice the subject, the closer you get to mastering the Norwegian language. But first we need to know what the role of Adjectives is in the structure of the grammar in Norwegian.

Norwegian Adjectives are words that describe or modify another person or thing in the sentence. Here are some examples:

English AdjectivesNorwegian Adjectives
adjectivesadjektiver
a green treeet grønt tre
a tall buildingen høy bygning
a very old manen meget gammel mann
the old red housedet gamle røde huset
a very nice frienden veldig god venn

As you can see from the example above, the structure of the Adjectives in Norwegian has a logical pattern. Locate the Adjectives above and see how it works with the rest of the sentence in Norwegian.

List of Adjectives in Norwegian

Below is a list of the Adjectives, Colors, Shapes, Sizes in Norwegian placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Norwegian vocabulary.

English AdjectivesNorwegian Adjectives
colorsfarger
blacksvart
blueblå
brownbrun
graygrå
greengrønn
orangeoransje
purplelilla
redrød
whitehvit
yellowgul
sizesstørrelser
bigstor
deepdyp
longlang
narrowsmal
shortkort
smallliten
tallhøy
thicktykk
thintynn
widebred
shapesfigurer
circularrund
straightrett
squarefirkantet
triangulartrekantet
tastessmaker
bitterbitter
freshfersk
saltysalt
soursur
spicykrydret
sweetsøt
qualitieskvaliteter
baddårlig
cleanren
darkmørk
difficultvanskelig
dirtyskitten
drytørr
easyenkel
emptytom
expensivedyr
fastrask
foreignutenlandsk
fullfull
goodgod
hardhard
heavytung
inexpensivebillig
lightlett
locallokal
newny
noisystøyende
oldgammel
powerfulkraftig
quietstille
correctkorrekt
slowsakte
softmyk
veryveldig
weaksvak
wetvåt
wrongfeil
youngung
quantitiesmengder
few
littlelite
manymange
muchmye
partdel
somenoen
a fewnoen få / et par
wholehele

Adjectives, Colors, Shapes, Sizes have a very important role in Norwegian, therefore they need very special attention. Once you're done with Norwegian Adjectives, you might want to check the rest of our Norwegian lessons here: Learn Norwegian. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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